Norwegian fairy tale

Andrew Lang’s Fairy BooksNorwegian fairy tale

Minnikin

There was once upon a time a couple of needy folk who lived in a wretched hut, in which there was nothing but black want; so they had neither food to eat nor wood to burn. But if they had next to nothing of all else they had the blessing…

Andrew Lang’s Fairy BooksNorwegian fairy tale

The Bushy Bride

There was once on a time a widower who had a son and a daughter by his first wife. They were both good children, and loved each other with all their hearts. After some time had gone by the man married again, and he chose a widow with one daughter…